Search For
Show me
Category Name
Sort by
No search query provided. Showing recent articles.

Two brandies, both alike in dignity

In the depths of winter, most of us could use something a little different, perhaps something warmer to melt the frost within us. Enter Cognac and Armagnac. Both spirits are brandies, but not all...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | COLUMN: The Good News

Man protests emergency room bills from Mercy Regional Medical Center

Jeffery Stephens was in excruciating pain when he went to the emergency room at Mercy Regional Medical Center in May to have a speck of what may have been metal taken out of his eye. Now, he...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | UPDATED: 21 hours 3 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Francilia Pena Ehrig brings Sweet Addition to Main Mall

The Main Mall in downtown Durango smells like a fresh-baked cinnamon bun. No, it’s not the obligatory mall Cinnabon. It’s Sweet Addition. The one-woman bakery and café found a suitable open-air...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | UPDATED: 1 day 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: Food

Shutdown-related unemployment cases surge in New Mexico

SANTA FE – More than 1,300 furloughed federal workers in New Mexico have applied for unemployment benefits that would act as a short-term loan. State Workforce Solutions Department Secretary Bill...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Skier who died on Quandary Peak in Summit County identified

FRISCO – Authorities have released the name of a backcountry skier who died on Quandary Peak in Colorado’s Summit County. The Summit Daily News reports 22-year-old Peter Wing of Denver was skiing...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Schools and offices closed Wednesday because of weather conditions

Icy and snowpacked roads have prompted a number of closures and warnings today across La Plata County. Durango School District 9-R canceled all school and school-related activities. The decision...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | UPDATED: 2 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

The Blotter

Durango Police Tuesday 8:31 a.m. Someone reported a theft in the 1300 block of Florida Road. 1:50 p.m. A large silver truck was doing donuts in the parking lot of Folsom Park. 2:00 p.m. One...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Have you been keeping up with local headlines? Test your knowledge in Quiz No. 2

Almost 200 readers participated in last week’s quiz. Participants scored highest on a question about what reality TV show former Durango resident Matthew Welbourn is competing on, with 92 percent...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | UPDATED: 2 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

What Colorado Gov. Polis asked for in his $33.7B budget request

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis campaigned on bringing universal, full-day kindergarten to Colorado. Two days after being sworn in as governor, he said in his State of the State speech that the...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | UPDATED: 2 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

Durango plans to add small spur to Animas River Trail

The city of Durango has been given a strip of property to build a small addition to the Animas River Trail behind Natural Grocers in the 1100 block of Camino del Rio. The addition is proposed to...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | UPDATED: 14 hours 56 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Denver Art Museum downgrades vandalism damage estimate

DENVER – The Denver Art Museum now estimates the damage done by a vandal last month at less than $100,000, down from the nearly $2 million it initially reported to police. Museum spokeswoman Jena...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Fort Lewis College football coach Joe Morris resigns; Brandon Crosby takes over

Fort Lewis College head football coach Joe Morris resigned Wednesday, and the Skyhawks immediately turned control of the program over to offensive coordinator Brandon Crosby on an interim basis....

DATE: Jan. 16, 2019 | UPDATED: 2 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: College Sports

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: